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Friday, February 5 • 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Gender Identity

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Asking questions about gender and gender identity can seem daunting. However, the only way to curb the ever-growing mass of terminology, mixed information, and concerns, is to ask! We will explore what it means to be transgender, non-binary, cisgendered, and gender diverse. What role does science play in assigning sex and how is that different from gender? What is intersex? How are gender expression and gender identity connected and different? Why are there so many terms? Most importantly, what does it all mean for me in my classroom? This is a safe space for all to come and have questions answered.


Rin Lawrence

DEHR Chair, Edmonton Public Teachers Local 37
Rin Lawrence is the Edmonton Public Teachers Local 37 Gender and Sexuality Alliance Chairperson and Diversity Equity Human Rights committee chairperson. Rin has been a part of high school GSAs/QSAs since 2013 and is now a Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Expression (SOGIE... Read More →

Friday February 5, 2021 1:15pm - 2:45pm MST
Virtual Room 16 (Inclusive Ed)
  Teaching Practices/ Pédagogie  Inclusive Education / Éducation Inclusive
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus 7-12
  • Room Details Virtual Room Maximum Capacity - 300
  • Grade Focus 44537
  • Tags English